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1. touch

verb. ['ˈtʌtʃ'] make physical contact with, come in contact with.

Synonyms

  • pick up
  • run into
  • osculate
  • thumb
  • stroke
  • tag
  • toe
  • palm
  • handle
  • skim over
  • feel
  • buss
  • brush
  • kiss
  • hit
  • engage
  • collide with
  • press
  • mouth
  • strike
  • snog
  • impinge on
  • skim
  • finger

Antonyms

  • disengage
  • orientalise
  • inflate
  • depersonalise

Etymology

  • touchen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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  • misplace
  • interlace
  • displace
  • disgrace
  • retrace
  • lambastes
  • embrace
  • degrace
  • replace
  • incase
  • encase
  • deface
  • debase
  • trace
  • space
  • place
  • grace
  • glace
  • frace
  • erase
  • efface
  • drace

2. touch

noun. ['ˈtʌtʃ'] the event of something coming in contact with the body.

Synonyms

  • light touch
  • contact
  • brush
  • striking
  • stroke
  • impinging

Antonyms

  • magnetise
  • naturalize
  • brighten
  • occidentalize

Etymology

  • touchen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. touch

verb. ['ˈtʌtʃ'] perceive via the tactile sense.

Synonyms

  • perceive

Antonyms

  • demagnetize
  • weaken

Etymology

  • touchen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. touch

verb. ['ˈtʌtʃ'] be relevant to.

Synonyms

  • pertain
  • touch on
  • come to
  • regard
  • revolve around
  • relate
  • apply
  • advert
  • center
  • bear on
  • concentrate on
  • affect
  • refer
  • hold
  • focus on
  • concern
  • revolve about
  • go for
  • involve
  • matter to
  • interest
  • allude
  • center on

Antonyms

  • order
  • fill
  • concentrate
  • denationalize

Etymology

  • touchen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. touch

verb. ['ˈtʌtʃ'] have an effect upon.

Synonyms

  • scupper
  • impact
  • touch on
  • alter
  • hydrolize
  • color
  • disoblige
  • distort
  • inconvenience
  • bother
  • bear on
  • put out
  • work
  • affect
  • process
  • change
  • act upon
  • endanger
  • expose
  • discommode
  • excite
  • treat
  • influence
  • tell on
  • hit
  • bear upon
  • trouble
  • tinge
  • peril
  • hydrolise
  • strike
  • slam-dunk
  • subject
  • repercuss
  • stimulate
  • incommode
  • strike a blow
  • queer
  • modify
  • redound

Antonyms

  • validate
  • qualify
  • denaturalize
  • empty

Etymology

  • touchen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. touch

verb. ['ˈtʌtʃ'] be in direct physical contact with; make contact.

Synonyms

  • surround
  • adjoin
  • contact
  • converge
  • cohere
  • skirt
  • cleave
  • border
  • spread over
  • fray
  • adhere
  • cover
  • attach
  • stick
  • butt
  • abut
  • march
  • rub
  • chafe
  • ring
  • hug
  • meet
  • butt on
  • edge
  • fret
  • scratch
  • environ
  • butt against
  • cling
  • rest on
  • lean on

Antonyms

  • personalize
  • orientalize
  • centralize
  • clutter

Etymology

  • touchen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. base

verb. ['ˈbeɪs'] use as a basis for; found on.

Synonyms

  • found
  • ground
  • build

Antonyms

  • misfortune
  • good luck
  • success
  • outside

Etymology

  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bassus (Latin)
  • base (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • basis (Latin)

8. base

adjective. ['ˈbeɪs'] serving as or forming a base.

Synonyms

  • basic

Antonyms

  • dependent
  • mild

Etymology

  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bassus (Latin)
  • base (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • basis (Latin)

9. base

noun. ['ˈbeɪs'] installation from which a military force initiates operations.

Synonyms

  • navy base
  • rocket base
  • base of operations
  • army base
  • air station
  • firebase
  • military installation

Antonyms

  • natural elevation
  • natural object
  • get up
  • turn out

Etymology

  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bassus (Latin)
  • base (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • basis (Latin)

10. base

noun. ['ˈbeɪs'] a place that the runner must touch before scoring.

Synonyms

  • baseball diamond
  • home
  • third base
  • infield
  • first base
  • diamond
  • baseball equipment
  • plate
  • third
  • bag
  • home plate
  • second base

Antonyms

  • saltwater
  • dry
  • empty
  • foreign

Etymology

  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bassus (Latin)
  • base (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • basis (Latin)
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